Chateau Versailles, or, My Favorite Place Anywhere

VerPeople say that Disney World is the happiest place in the world but I would argue that it is the Chateau Versailles. Yes, I suppose the label of “happiest place in the world” is a pretty subjective one and one that would vary depending on who you asked and when (Revolution, anyone?). Continue reading


I’m a public history blogger once more.

Yes, it’s true. I’m back to blogging about all things public history, whether it be museum exhibits, special art installations, festivals or cultural events that I happen upon. Some of the blog posts are recycled from the former This Public Historian blog, but you can look forward to lots of new posts making their way to this new location. Happy reading!